|Army transfer to NASA|
Short 3:42 silent film footage of the transfer of 4,000 Army employees to the newly-birthed NASA.
Keywords: Army; NASA
Downloads: 1,753 (1 review)
|Advance of health insurance (1945-1960)|
Narration regarding efforts to advance health insurance during the period 1945-1960.
Keywords: health; insurance; medicare
Downloads: 521 (1 review)
|Anyone's Milk - Matt Redman|
A sneaky artist film intervention documenting a cow based milk adventure at an office in Cornwall, UK
Keywords: film; art; milk; intervention; matt; redman; Am; video; office; cow
Downloads: 1,753 (1 review)
|Air Head Videos 2, Air Head Videos 3, Air Head Videos 4|
The Air Head Videos Series, Episodes 2, 3, 4. And that is all, folks! He he he!
Downloads: 5,384 (1 review)
|Another Look - Michael Wyszomierski|
Created as a final project for John Mann's "Lost and Found Film" course at Johns Hopkins University, "Another Look" uses images and audio from the Prelinger Archives to create an entirely new creation.
Keywords: prelinger; remix; reedit; reedited; loops; prelinger archives; clipfilm; lost and found film; lost and found
Downloads: 1,225 (1 review)
|Adland - Opening, George Lois|
Excerpt from documentary about the advertising business includes: Footage of commercial shoot, text about the anonymity of most admen and about how this program intends to give them a voice, The Pontiac Choir Boys do a commercial, George Lois, chairman, Lois, Holland, Callaway, New York, explains the power that comes from commercial production - ÂPoom! ItÂs like poison gas..Poom! ThatÂs sensational...
Keywords: TV About TV
Downloads: 1,389 (1 review)
Airwaves is a short animation by Guy David. This is an abstract animation I created between April and October, 2005. I started working on this in late April, setting the scene in the Bryce software. Rendering the scene took from mid-May to mid-October and editing was done using iMovie in mid-October. Software used in the creation of this short animation: Bryce, iMovie. This file is available in three sizes to accommodate different web connection speeds...
Keywords: Bryce; Guy David; Abstract; Music; Music Video; Video Art; Animation
Downloads: 1,756 (1 review)
|All American Girl - Carrie Howser and Becca Taylor|
A song about sadness, "All American Girl" depicts the story of a popular girl struggling to hide her eating disorder.
Keywords: Musicians: Taylor, Becca; Music Videos: Becca Taylor
Downloads: 5,470 (1 review)
|First Self Treatment by Haemodialysis 1963 - Dr Stanley Shaldon|
This short movie shows the first patient in the worls traineds to connect himself to the artificial kidney to receive regular treatement for his chronic kidney failure. Without such treatment, he would ahve died.
Keywords: Self Treatment; Chronic Kidney Failure; Haemodialysis
Downloads: 1,067 (1 review)
|Air Head Videos|
I was messing around on LEGO Studios and came up with this, a bunch of random videos, that resulted in a series of random videos.
Downloads: 279 (1 review)
|Big Four's Peace Meet Open Again, 1946/06/17|
(1) Bevin, Molotov, Jimmy Byrnes, France's George Bidaut meet for conference (2) 100 Years of Peace - centennial and peace arch of treaty between U.S. Canada estalishing boundary (3) Peron Takes Office - in Argentina, reviews army and navy. (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 953 (1 review)
|Big Four Turns Down Austria on Tyrol, 1946/06/24|
(1) Council of Foreign Ministers meeting in Paris turned down transfer of Tyrol (2) Vinson new Chief Justice of Supreme Court sworn in on White house portico. (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 978 (1 review)
|America Not Secure Against Brute Force Says Cordell Hull, 1940/05/15|
"Washington, DC: Cordell Hull, Secretary of State, warns Americans to re-arm, to prepare against the threat of 'brute force'! Meanwhile, Gen. John J. Pershing, head of our Army during the World War, returns to lend his weight to speeding defense measures." (sound of Hull speaking) (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 934 (1 review)
|Allies Close On Rome, 1944/06/01|
"After the ruins, which had been Cassino, are entered, we see the Allied Generals Alexander, Mark Clark, Truscott, Juin et al in conference. As we roll forward with their troops, significant signs mark out enemy mines, booby traps...and the road to Rome." (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 1,619 (1 review)
|Big 4 Resume Peace Talks, 1946/11/04|
At Waldorf Astoria in New York, Molotov and Byrnes and others meet at round table (partial newsreel).
Downloads: 768 (1 review)
|Balbo Nears American Goal, 1933/07/12|
"Chicago IL: Graphic and exclusive views of the Century of Progress Exposition as thrilled throngs watch repairs for the Italian Air Fleet making progress in the history-making flight from Italy to the United States." (some parts silent of this partial newsreel without narration).
Downloads: 1,168 (1 review)
|Help Needy Says First Lady, 1933/11/01|
"Chicago: Impressive scenes as Mrs. Roosevelt, speaking before 8,000 members of the Illinois Federation of Professional and Women's Clubs, urges women throughout the nation to aid the destitute unemployed by co-operating with local unemployment committees in their fund raising efforts." sound of Eleanor Roosevelt speaking. (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 1,402 (1 review)
|Britain's Roosevelt Memorial at Grosvenor Square, 1946/11/28|
Britain's Roosevelt Memorial at Grosvenor Square, FDR statue (partial newsreel).
Downloads: 1,137 (1 review)
|The chocolate princess|
Bill Cosby reads the classic story in this sign language version of the animated tale
Downloads: 2,325 (1 review)
|FDR Buys First Baby Bond, 1935/03/04|
"Washington, DC: The President launches the Government's new 'Bargain Sale' by purchasing $25 certificates of the new issue from Postmaster General Farley whil Secretary of the Treasury Morgenthau looks on." (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 999 (1 review)
|1944/02/17, Battle for Rome|
(1) Battle for Rome - "While action see-saws at the Italian Front, hordes of Germans are shown marching in one direction, to our rear. They are prisoners of the Yanks and of the French. Nor is their stubbornness diminished by the sight of numerous German dead." (2) Nazis Wreck Warehouse - "Nazi bombers set off a fire which consumes one of our warehouses in Italy. In a tight squeeze, a truck full of G.I...
Downloads: 3,270 (1 review)
|Ahoy, have any of you lot seen Sinbad?|
Swirling spirals constructed from rusty old sheet steel containing multi-coloured light bulbs fill the background and animate the entire room. A Medusa like head bulging with relays, electronics and wires controls this animation and as these relays switch sparks can be seen. Accompanying this are loud clicks that are heard throughout the room and sometimes these clicks fit uncannily to the songs sung by Elvis piped in from an old public address system...
Keywords: sinbad; installation; art; robot; peter; william; holden; robotic; machine; mechanical; sculpture; interactive; kinetic
Downloads: 9,348 (1 review)
|Baby Bonds For Defense, 1941/04/17|
1) "Washington, DC: First of the Treasury Department's 'defense' financing stamps and bonds roll off the presses, prelude to a nation-wide campaign to pay for our huge preparedness program. Treasury Secretary Morgenthau urges all Americans to enlist in the drive." - scenes of bonds being printed, Henry Morgenthau speaks on buying "a share in America" (2) "Washington, DC: The first big move to prevent run-away prices during the defense boom, is the new 'Office of Price Administration,' created by...
Downloads: 1,292 (1 review)
This is a shortened version odd little morality play about the opportunities of oil as told in a gas station that's about to be robbed. A story of individual ownership of a service station is used as evidence that the public's best interests are served by privately-managed businesses whose owners are encouraged by the incentive to earn. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: oil; industry; melodrama
Downloads: 1,416 (1 review)
|Abandoned hospital at night|
Abandoned hospital at night
Downloads: 1,296 (1 review)
|Eisenhower Re-Elected, 1956/11/05|
(1) Ike and Mamie wave to crowd, gives V-sign with Nixon (2) "Cease Fire. Eden Orders Move In Egypt Invasion" - Israeli units move thru Sinai, Gaza Strip; Egyption destroyer captured and towed; Eden speaks, welcomes UN police action; UN General Assembly adopts police action proposal for Mideast (3) refugees cross Austrian frontier as Russians invade Hungary (glitch at start of story) (4) Nova Scotia coal mine disaster (5) Statue of Liberty 70th anniversary (6) Football: UCLA vs Stanford; Iowa vs...
Downloads: 2,156 (1 review)
|Abe's Job - Patrick Yonally|
A lighthearted look at the concept of "celebrity" as seen through a child's eyes with a historically-skewed perspective.
Keywords: Abraham Lincoln; Gettysbug Address; celebrity
Downloads: 434 (1 review)
|Cosmonaut. Russian Orbits Globe17 Times, 1961/08/07|
Titov returns from orbit, newspaper headlines, stock footage of rocket liftoff, recording equipment picked up Titov's voice, animation of space craft orbiting earth (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 3,564 (1 review)
|Allied Vise Tightens On Rhineland, 1944/12/07|
(1) "Strasbourg, capital of Alsace-Lorraine, is captured by the Americans and the French. Flooded canals testify to the unruly weather being encountered. Tons of heavy equipment have been left by the Nazis in their headlong retreat. And swastikas by the thousand, are trod under foot by sullen Nazi prisoners. Various villages, including Baseweiler, are bombarded, then entered. Many Yanks are wounded...
Downloads: 2,411 (1 review)
|The Atom and You - second episode|
Second in the series The Atom and You, Paramount News, March 25, 1953, shows tests conducted at Hanford, Washington, on effects of exposure of sheep and salmon to radiation; testing of radioactive dust at UCLA laboratory; the use of radioisotopes and tracer materials for detecting cancer in patients at Oak Ridge, Tennessee; the use of rays from the cobalt source at N.Y. citys Moncure Hospital, to treat cancer of the brain.
Keywords: atom; radiation; medicine
Downloads: 1,124 (1 review)
|Apollo 9: Three To Make Ready|
On this mission, astronauts Jim McDivit, Dave Scott and Rusty Scweickart focus on testing the Lunar Module, the spacecraft that will land men on the Moon, in Earth orbit. Featured are sequences of launch, rendezvous, extravehicular activity and the Earth's terrain.
Keywords: NASA; apollo; apollo 9; apollo program; moon; space race; spaceflight
Downloads: 23,887 (1 review)
|5th Republic, New Era Dawns As De Gaulle Invested, 1959/01/12|
De Gaulle new president of 5th Republic of France, has offered amnesty to Algeria rebels, speaks "viva L'France" (partial newsreel).
Downloads: 1,411 (1 review)
|Bernard Baruch Adviser To Presidents Is Dead At 94, 1965/06/21|
Baruch sitting on park bench, made plea before Security Council of UN to ban nuclear weapons "choice between the quick and the dead" - with Ike (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 1,063 (1 review)
|5 Nations Seek Balloon Title, 1933/09/04|
(1) "Glenview, Illinois: Striking scenes at the Curtiss-Wright-Reynolds Airport as huge gas bags, representing Germany, Poland, Belgium, France and the United States, take off to start the classic James Gordon Bennett Race." (2) Aces's Antics Thrill Throngs - "Chicago: Breath-taking scenes at the International Air Races as Major Ernst Udet, renowned German pilot, performs amazing sky feats high above the heads of huge crowds which tensely watch his remarkable stunts." (some parts silent of this ...
Downloads: 1,569 (1 review)
|Boy meets dog|
A sign language version of the animated classic "Boy meets dog".
Keywords: children; sign language
Downloads: 2,629 (1 review)
|All Nations Shaken By War Crisis, 1938/09/19|
"Washington, DC: In the face of a possible new world conflict abroad, Pres. Roosevelt summons his cabinet officers for a conference on the European crisis. (2) Paris, France: Premier Daladier and Foreign Minister Bonnet fly to London, where they and Prime Minister Chamberlain move to exert pressure on Czechoslovakia to grant Hitler's demands of Sudeten territory annexation. (3) England: Braemer, Scotland, King George cuts short a visit at the colorful Scottish games to rush home for conference w...
Downloads: 4,206 (1 review)
|Axe for Turkeys, 1933/10/25|
Westley, CA: A record crop of gobblers, each of which will provide twenty persons with the 'piece de resistance' of a Thanksfiving Day Dinner, are being fattened for the feat. Unusual pictures show a monster flock that will grace the plates of 200,000 persons." - no sound
Downloads: 1,053 (1 review)
|First Pictures. Soviets Hail Space hero , 1961/04/19|
(1) Yuri Gagarin arrives at Moscow airport in his first public appearance, greeted by Khrushchev, hugged, then stands on Lenin's tomb (2) Ike's return to Pennsylvania (partial newsreel).
Downloads: 2,916 (1 review)
|At Sea, 1959/04/13|
News In Brief - USS Skipjack nuclear sub sea trials (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 2,350 (1 review)
|Big Three Confer, 1945/02/15|
(1) "Meeting in Yalta - With the Foreign Secretaries Stettinius, Edon and Molotov on hand, Prime Minister Churchill is greeted, to be quickly followed by Joseph Stalin and President Roosevelt. Within the beautiful czaristic palace at Yalta in the Crimea, the heavy deliberations between the three heads of government begin, with their full staffs in attendance. Personalities on hande include Anne Boettinger, Sarah Oliver Churchill, Harry Hopkins, Steve Early, Ambassador Harriman and others." scene...
Downloads: 3,472 (1 review)
|Flood Relief. President Inspects Area and Speeds Aid, 1955/08/25|
(1) Ike inspects flood damage in northeast after hurricane Connie, damage in billions, and the digging out begins (2) "Rebellion Spreads in North Africa" - 1700 dead fighting French soldiers in Algeria (3) Saar elections (4) train from Boston to Montreal derailed near Lowell MA (5) new Marine tank destroyer (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 2,804 (1 review)
|Army Explorers in Space|
produced by the Army in 1958 shortly after the successful launch of EXPLORER I. One of the few color Army presentations we've seen of this episode. Two versions ASF and RM. Real media version is better quality however both are not the greatest. Title has some historical interest.
Keywords: Army; space; exploration
Downloads: 2,989 (1 review)
|Cataclysm. Volcano, Tidal Waves, Devastate Pacific Area, 1960/05/27|
(1) aerial view of Chile, destroyed buildings and cities due to earthquake; tidal waves at 500 mph raced across the Pacific, hit Californai coast, hit Japan, 18,000 lives lost (2) "Sentry Satellite 5,000 Pound Missile Spotter In Orbit" - Atlas missile launched at Cape Canaveral of satellite (no pics of satellite, only of launch)
Downloads: 5,076 (1 review)
|Akron Hulk Salvage 1933/04/24|
"Barnegat, NJ: Impressive scenes of the finding of the control car and mid-section of the ill-fated Navy airship and the raising of the bent and twisted frame work by a group of USN salvage vessels." (2) New Dirigible on Trial Flights - "Akron, Ohio: Striking views of the official tests of the USS Macon, the largest airship in the world, just completed for the U.S. Navy. She is a sister ship of the wrecked Akron." (some parts silent of this partial newsreel without narration)
Downloads: 2,299 (1 review)
|80th Congress Convenes, 1947/01/06|
(1) "Hears Truman Address - Washington, DC: For the first time in fourteen years, a Republican-dominated congress assembles to hear the presidential message on the state of the Union. He asks for moderate labor legislation and urges speeding of peace settlements." (2) Miami: Orange Bowl Parade (3) Bowl Games college football (4) Pasadena: Tournament of Roses (partial newsreel).
Downloads: 1,565 (1 review)
|Allied Victory Parade, 1946/06/10|
(1) MacKenzie King of Canada and Churchill and King and Queen review parade in London; (2) Army reveals jewel theft of millions, stolen from European castle by American officers. (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 4,869 (1 review)
|City Gold Rush Starts, 1933/11/06|
Downloads: 2,288 (1 review)
|Big 3 & Berlin. Concern Mounts As Deadline Approaches, 1959/03/05|
50,000 in Leipzig listen to Khrushchev, balloons released; Ike press conference, speaks (partial newsreel).
Downloads: 874 (1 review)
|The Arsenal For D-Day, 1944/05/08|
(1) The Arsenal For D-Day "Equipment for Invasion In a U.S.A. port we see the materials of war being feverishly loaded into vessels. Planes are lifted to the decks of bulging ships, ships that are loaded to the water line with freight for the invasion. Slowly, then, the ships converge, to set sail in convoy. In Bratain we come upon acres and acres of piled up materiel and equipment, for the invasion armies on the Second Front...
Downloads: 3,804 (1 review)
|Corruption in Local 2 - Mary Ellen Churchill|
A rank and file member of Local 2 denounces the rampant corruption and anti-democratic practices of the union leadership under Joe Belardi.
Keywords: Union democracy; rank and file; corruption
Downloads: 1,610 (1 review)